SPOKANE, Wash. - 38-year-old Amber Viuhkola was hit and killed by a Kootenai County Sheriff's deputy's vehicle early Saturday morning.
The Kootenai County Sheriff's Office is investigating a two vehicle crash that killed one person and injured another on Monday in Post Falls.
Spokane has a new police chief. Craig Meidl, a veteran of the police force, will now lead the Spokane Police Department.The City Council approved Mayor David Condon's pick Monday night in a 5-1 vote.
It's been a nightmare for businesses and anyone trying to get around downtown Spokane in recent months, but officials say some of the hardship should be over soon.
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- Neighbor of suspect shocked by shooting
- SPD officers attempted tasing suspect before resorting to deadly force
- Unvaccinated students forced to stay home due to mumps outbreak
- 2 Bonner County deputies shot near Blanchard
- Baldwin leaving EWU for Cal offensive coordinator position